Friday Favorite Five

1. Will strengthening your hamstrings make them tighter? via Yogadork Turns out there is no scientific definition of “tight” regarding muscles(!). Click through for a pretty fascinating take on this stretching issue. 2. San Francisco’s 13 best local fashion labels, via SFist The hubs and I love Blade and Blue’s sharp men’s shirts! All the […]

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Friday Favorite Five

David Bowie by Mick Rock

1. Photographer Mick Rock reminisces about shooting Ziggy Stardust, via Vice Unff! The dreamiest dream job ever in the universe. Backstage alone with Bowie?? With Bowie looking at you like that!?!?  YES PLEASE THANK YOU VERY MUCH INDEED! 2. The UK has banned this Christina Hendricks Clairol red-to-blonde haircolor commercial for being misleading, via Jezebel Well, it […]

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Friday Favorite Five

Casual Friday

1. StatShot: a new way to track your Instagram likes, follows, and comments, via Photojojo Get a daily email with updates! For free!   2. Why Americans dress so casually, via The Washington Post A fascinating interview with Deirdre Clemente, a 20th-century cultural historian. 3. How the Smiths pioneered normcore, via GQ And on THAT note, here’s some evidence of the […]

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Friday Favorite Five

1. The weirdest stuff we’ve tried to use as dry shampoo, via The Cut Don’t knock cornstarch till you’ve tried it! Mix in a dash of cocoa powder if you’re a brunette 😉   2. Think twice before you buy these beauty products, via Refinery29 An EXCELLENT report on diversion, a.k.a. grey market products, a practice that not only harms […]

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Friday Favorite Five

1. Do cosmetic ingredients really penetrate skin? via The Beauty Brains Well, do they, punk?   2. Hair-dyeing fun with Pravana Locked-In, via HairCrazy Looks like it does what it says it will! Can’t wait to play with these soon!   3. How to make cookie-cutter bird feeders, via Mashable I love feeding the birds, don’t you?   4. […]

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Friday Favorite Five

Today’s Favorites are brought to you by summertime weekends! Enjoy 🙂 1. Turn any weekend into a refreshing mini vacation, via Apartment Therapy I’m down! Besides, I love playing tourist in my fabulous San Francisco!   2. Clear out and make over a cluttered and boring corner, also via Apartment Therapy OR you could do this in a weekend. […]

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Friday Favorite Five

1. Cher stars in Marc Jacobs’ latest campaign, via Dazed She is so unique.   2. Style your ascendant: Cancer, via Mystic Medusa So as an Aries with Cancer rising, I am now going to don sweatpants, ponchos, and statement necklaces ALL THE TIME.   3. ABBA’s essential, influential melancholy, via NPR The darker side of disco. A great […]

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